Our team

300+ therapists

Includes: Social Workers, Registered Psychotherapists, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, and Nurses

11 clinics

Clinics are mental health care settings where groups of professionals practice together.

6 psychiatrists

Sub-specialties include: Child and Adolescent, and Geriatric psychiatry.


Meet our executive team

Dr. Allan B. Steingart, BSc, MD, FRCP(C)

Allan Steingart

Allan is the President and CEO of Psychotherapy Matters, and an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry (Clinical/Part-time) at the University of Toronto (see some of his research here). He has been in practice for over 30 years and believes that psychotherapy and collaborative care should be the first line of treatment for all mental health issues, and available to everyone.

Madoka Steingart, BA, PhD

Madoka Steingart

Madoka is the Director of Client Services . She completed her BA in psychology at Kwansei Gakuin University in Japan and her graduate studies at McMaster University. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), and Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT).

Madoka can be reached at madoka@psychotherapymatters.com

Vicky P.K.H. Nguyen, MD, PhD


Vicky is a psychiatry resident at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM). She completed her PhD and MD training at the University of Toronto. Her research interests are directed at promoting innovative practices and policies to address sub-optimal wait times, access equity, and quality of health care services for disadvantaged populations in Ontario.  She is a certified provider of CBT and IPT.  She is training to provide DBT, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Vicky is also assisting in building and growing the Virtual Clinic.

If you would like to contribute to our Blog, please contact vicky@psychotherapymatters.com